In Partnership with Lafayette General Health & Opportunity Machine

We invite you to be part of this live, virtual event. An interactive forum & pitch competition that will bring together some of the best and brightest minds from around the country. The event will feature the country’s hottest business ideas in the medical industry, and you can be a part of it! Pitch your business or attend the event as a guest - below you will find information on both ways to get involved.




What We're Looking For


We're searching for companies and individuals in the healthcare space who are ready to share their innovative approach to solving challenges in today's digital healthcare environment.


If you're a founder or co-founder of a healthcare startup and you're looking for access to smart partnerships and capital, this could be the opportunity that will drive your business to the next level.


Get Started by submitting your proposal today!


  • Date: Oct. 29th, 2020
  • The event start time is 6:00 pm with a panel discussion focused on the future of the health industry.
  • Pitch competition starts at 6:30 pm.
  • This virtual event is FREE to attend, but you must register for access. 

Submit Your Idea

Submit your idea, invention or business proposal.

Register to Attend

Early-bird Registration coming soon.

Finalists, Moderator and Judges

To be announced soon.


You can enter the Contest by visiting the official registration page at (the “Website”) and completing all of the required information and following all posted instructions. The contest is open only to legal residents of United States who: (1) are at least 18 years of age; (2) are the owner, principal, or general manager of a business, that is physically located within the United States. Candidates interested in pitching their idea can apply online from August 31,2020 until 11:59 p.m. CST Sunday, October 2,2020 at BY ENTERING THE CONTEST, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT (1) YOUR MATERIALS ARE NOT CONFIDENTIAL AND NO CONFIDENTIAL OR FIDUCIARY RELATIONSHIP IS INTENDED OR CREATED BY ENTERING THE CONTEST; AND (2) THE CONTEST ENTITIES MAY POSSESS OR COME TO POSSESS INFORMATION THAT IS SIMILAR OR IDENTICAL TO YOUR MATERIALS, AND YOU HEREBY AGREE THAT THE CONTEST ENTITIES MAY USE SUCH SIMILAR OR IDENTICAL INFORMATION WITHOUT LIMITATION, COMPENSATION, OR CREDIT TO YOU. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes subject to Complete Official Rules. To obtain a copy of the winner’s list or a copy of these Official Rules, send your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to “Cox Business Get Started Medical: Network. Learn. Pitch Contest” Winners/Rules, Shana Keith, Cox Communications, Inc., 6205-B Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA 30328. Sponsor: Cox Communications, Inc., d/b/a Cox Business, 6205-B Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA 30328. Click Here to See Full Rules